Originally Posted by dreyfus2
Well, if (a big "if") Apple is building up stock for the international launches (and does not delay them), this could indirectly support Gruber's sources indicating an iPad 3 in late...
Originally Posted by anantksundaram
1) This is a rumor. Chill out.
2) You seriously think Apple doesn't know/care about scalpers?
Wait. I'm confused by your response. There was nothing hysterical about my post.
Originally Posted by mstone
I would imagine that the international inventory is already in transit. Apple has sold out the US allotment but has most likely allocated substantial quantities for the the international...
It would be polite of Apple to release it internationally according to the schedule they announced.
I've already arranged for the day off work on the 25th and want to claim a refund on the sales tax, which I can only do if it launches...
Originally Posted by frugality
I agree. I don't think all funding/research should be stopped, because there are those with the disease today, and there will be a few who will get it transmitted in the womb, etc. I just think...
I hope Apple's willingness to delay the American shipping times to "2-3 weeks" so quickly is an indication they are dedicated to the international release schedule as announced. March 25th - here I come!
Originally Posted by yodie
Minus a restocking fee if you opened your iPad and plus the hassle. Also, engraved iPads can't be returned at all.
Apple will say it's because consumers love to "personalise their products"...